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May 18, 2020

Family Mental Health During a Pandemic

We’ve all been impacted by the dramatic day-to-day changes to our lives over the last few months. Some of us...

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May 11, 2020

My Head is Spinning! Help!

Students have been thrust into a dizzying world of online communication where they are asked to access schoolwork electronically through...

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May 4, 2020

Sustaining Focus During Online Classes

It has been challenging for many students to sustain focus during virtual classes. In the classroom, distractions are far fewer...

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April 27, 2020

Create a Personal Historical Record

When students read history, they’re usually learning about events that happened long before their lifetime and to other people. Today,...

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April 20, 2020

We’re All Running a Marathon Today

Today is Boston Marathon Monday, unfortunately minus the marathon. Yet currently, it feels as though we’re all running a marathon....

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April 13, 2020

Motivation and Distance Learning

Many students are having a hard time keeping motivated with their distance learning. Though it may appear otherwise, please know...

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April 7, 2020

Make Bad Habits More Difficult to Achieve

As we enter the fourth week of distance learning, you’re likely seeing some bad habits emerge or worsen. In terms...

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March 30, 2020

What’s Your Child’s Prime Time for Learning?

As remote learning moves into its third week, consider what time of day works best for your child to engage...

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March 23, 2020

Tips for Getting the Most Out of Remote Learning

Remote learning is beginning today for most students. Engaging Minds has offered its families a few tips to help students...

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March 16, 2020

Tips for Embracing the “New Normal” with School Closures

These are unprecedented times for us all and many of us are wondering what’s in store for the next few...

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March 9, 2020

Get Your Foot in the Door

The foot-in-the-door technique is a smart way to help your child accomplish a big, or perhaps overwhelming, task. It’s based...

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March 2, 2020

Make Effective Use of Online Teacher Portals

Most teachers have class websites and/or online portals (Google Classroom, Schoology, Canvas) where they post nightly homework, long-term assignments, and...

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